Location and Check In

Not registered online? Walk-up registration will be taken at the Pre-Plunge and Day-Of Check In events.

Plunge Time
Plunge begins at 3:30 p.m.

Plunge Location
Thomas Beach, Lake Calhoun
Thomas Ave S & W Calhoun Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN
map and directions

Day-Of Plunge Check In
3 – 4 p.m.
Thomas Beach, Lake Calhoun
Thomas Ave S & W Calhoun Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN
map and directions

Group Challenges

Other Activities

Minneapolis Plunge
Frozen Friday
Cool School Plunge
Executive Challenge
Plunge 5K
Pee Wee Plunge
Super Plunge
Plunge Auction
Freezer Jam


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What is Corporate Hour?

Looking for an excuse to leave work early AND throw your boss in the lake? Corporate Hour has your company name written all over it.

Our 2nd annual Corporate Hour is a 21+ event, exclusive to corporate Plunge teams and gives you and your co-workers the opportunity to leave the office a little early and take the Plunge. In addition to Plunging, we’ll have appetizer stations served from a variety of local restaurants, drinks available after the Plunge (2 drink tickets per Plunger) and music and activities from 3-7 p.m.

Following the Plunge, executives from across the state will Plunge alongside FOX 9 Chief Meteorologist Ian Leonard live on FOX 9 News in our Executive Challenge. Stay and watch execs (maybe your company’s own will be Plunging?!) followed by fireworks at 7 p.m.

Corporate Hour Plunge participants must raise a minimum of $75 to participate in the event and are encouraged to raise additional funds and earn prizes along the way. All participants will receive:

$75 — Long-sleeved shirt
$150 — Long-sleeved shirt and baseball hat
$300 — Long-sleeved shirt and quarter zip
$500 — Long-sleeved shirt and sweatshirt
$750 — Long-sleeved shirt and wind jacket
$1,000 — Long-sleeved shirt and backpack
$1,500 — Long-sleeved shirt and puffer jacket
$3,000 — All incentives!

Want to attend, but don’t want to Plunge? Guests are welcome to attend but for access to food and 1 free drink, a ticket can be purchased in advance here or at registration the day of.


Event photos will be posted to our Flickr and Facebook pages as we receive them. We are fortunate to have wonderful volunteer photographers for our events, and it typically takes a few weeks until we receive and post photos so please stay tuned. Select Plunge location photos will be loaded to the CL!X website (view and order prints > event photography) the day following the event. All photos are printed and mailed within 24 hours of order receipt.

Event Schedule

3 p.m. – Registration opens
3 p.m. – Entertainment begins (until 7 p.m.) – Includes Giant Connect Four, Yardzee, Bean bags and more!
3:30 p.m. – Plunging begins (through approximately 4:15 p.m.)
4 – 6 p.m. – Food and drinks available
7 p.m. – Fireworks!

Special Thanks

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